Illustrators Kayla Stark and Vivien Mildenberger will be in conversation with Rae Ann Parker, Director of Books and Events for Young Readers at Parnassus Books.
This will be a Facebook Live event from the Parnassus Books Facebook page.
About the Books
Bread for Words: A Frederick Douglass Story - Told from first-person perspective, this picture-book biography draws from the real-life experiences of a young Frederick Douglass and his attempts to learn how to read and write.
The Voice That Won the Vote: How One Woman's Words Made History - Women's suffrage in America came down to a single voter in Tennessee who voted yes because of a letter his mother had written, urging "Vote for suffrage and don't forget to be a good boy." This is the story of the letter than gave all American women a voice.
About the Illustrators
Kayla Stark is a freelance illustrator whose work uses a combination of traditional and digital media. She loves spending time outdoors and lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
Vivien Mildenberger lives on a farm outside of Nashville, Tennessee. There, she works on her illustrations, pottery, and other general magic-making. She especially loves illustrating for children.